One thousand cranes

(Green Renaissance) Origami” comes from the Japanese language – “ori” meaning folded and “kami” meaning paper.

One thousand cranes

For Kyoko, paper is a metaphor for life. You make use of what lines and points there are, and you create something out of what you’ve got.

To join our film making journey, visit And a huge thank you to the following, who kindly assisted with language translations: Spanish – by Lluís Hernández Pous Japanese – by Morihiro and Eiko Higashi.

Who is Green Renaissance? We are a tiny collective of 4 passionate filmmakers (Warren, Jacky, Michael and Justine). We live off-grid and dedicate our time to making films that we hope will inspire and share ideas.

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